Iran’s foreign minister on Monday called on people of Afghanistan — including Taliban — to come together and decide about future of their country.

“The end game in Afghanistan is for all Afghans themselves, including the Taliban and Afghan government. All Afghan forces [should] come together, without external interference, and decide about the future of their country,” Javad Zarif told Anadolu Agency on the sidelines of the Heart of Asia – Istanbul Process conference.

Zarif said that the countries in the region should facilitate the Afghan peace process. “We should not try to dictate, and certainly people from outside

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